Journal abbreviation: Annals of African Surgery

The abbreviation of the journal title "Annals of African Surgery" is "Ann. Afr. Surg.". It is the recommended abbreviation to be used for abstracting, indexing and referencing purposes and meets all criteria of the ISO 4 standard for abbreviating names of scientific journals.

Abbreviation rules

The table below outlines in detail the ISO 4 rules and matches to the ISSN maintained list of title word abbreviations (TWA) to derived the abbreviation.

TitleAbbreviationWord/Stem/Rule
AnnalsAnn.matches the stem "annal-"
ofRule 4.3: prepositions shall be omitted from title abbreviations.
AfricanAfr.matches the stem "Africa-"
SurgerySurg.matches the word "surgery"

About the journal

Full journal titleAnnals of African Surgery
AbbreviationAnn. Afr. Surg.
ISSN (print)1999-9674
ISSN (online)2523-0816

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